International Air Freight

News coverage of the international air cargo industry, including profits and loss, expansions, trade and more.

Commentary

It is imperative that the leadership of cargo airlines adopt new strategies and thinking to ensure that their businesses remain relevant and profitable in the future.

News & Analysis

07 Feb 2017
The increase will be the second consecutive year of growth.
06 Feb 2017
The global air cargo market grew to a five-year high in 2016 but is facing threats.
03 Feb 2017
Central American producers to expand their markets by extending the shelf lives of perishable shipments.
26 Jan 2017
Europe’s cargo airports are outperforming its ocean container ports.
24 Jan 2017
Cathay Pacific has relocated its cargo-handling operations in Frankfurt to Lufthansa Cargo’s terminal at Europe’s biggest air freight hub.
07 Dec 2016
Global air cargo traffic grew at the fastest rate in 18 months in October, driven by several one-off factors, including the collapse of Hanjin Shipping.
16 Nov 2016
Cargo volumes have been robust out of Asia in the last two months, with carriers and airports reporting decent increases.
01 Nov 2016
The air cargo industry is showing signs of recovering from a tough year with demand rising and higher hopes of a solid peak season.
25 Oct 2016
The decision ends decades of indecision that has been condemned by UK business leaders, shippers, and freight forwarders.
Perishables shipped by Crowley Maritime will be able to more quickly access additional markets via a new pilot progam.
14 Oct 2016
Crowley Maritime’s customs brokerage subsidiary will participate in a pilot program at Miami International Airport for ocean-to-air transshipment of perishables.